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Windows Server 2019 Administration Fundamentals - Second Edition

By : Bekim Dauti
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Windows Server 2019 Administration Fundamentals - Second Edition

By: Bekim Dauti

Overview of this book

Windows Server 2019 is the server operating system introduced by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems, developed concurrently with Windows 10. This book will not only get you started with Windows Server 2019, but will also help you prepare for the MTA 98-365 exam. With step-by-step instructions and easy-to-understand graphics, you will become well-versed with the roles, features, and functions of Windows Server 2019. Starting with the installation process, upgrades, and basic configuration, you will move on to explore roles and features such as Active Directory, Hyper-V, remote access, storage, and printers. The book then takes you through maintenance and troubleshooting tasks to guide you in efficiently managing Windows Server 2019. In addition, it covers Windows Server 2019 best practices using real-world examples. Complete with questionnaires, and detailed answers at the end of the book, you can test your understanding of the concepts covered in each chapter. By the end of this book, you will be equipped with the knowledge you need to troubleshoot, update, and maintain servers so as to ensure business continuity.
Table of Contents (21 chapters)
Title Page

Performing various Windows Server 2019 installation methods

When it comes to installing Windows Server 2019, there are many methods. So, depending on the environment in which you will deploy Windows Server 2019, you can choose from the following:

  • Clean installation
  • Installation over a network using WDS
  • Unattended installation
  • In-place upgrade
  • Migration

Now, let's learn about the installation options.

Choosing Desktop Experience, Server Core, or Nano Server installation

Windows Server 2019 offers three installation options. However, the selected installation option affects the availability of roles and features, and therefore you should consider the options before choosing your desired installation option:

  • Desktop Experience...